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October 22, 2019: The headlines have been dramatic in the wake of the Energy Information Agency’s International Energy Outlook 2019, but even EIA doesn't expect them to come true.
October 21, 2019: Civil aviation was responsible for approximately 918 million metric tons of carbon dioxide last year. Which countries were the worst offenders?
October 21, 2019: Fall in UK-produced emissions has been offset by those from increase in imported productsBritain has contributed to the global climate emergency by outsourcing its carbon emissions to developing nations, according to official figures, despite managing to weaken the domestic link between fossil fuels and economic gro...
October 18, 2019: With the implementation of new regulations on sulphur emissions looming, the change will not just hit the shipping sector. Crude producers, traders, refiners and consumers will all be affected as well.
October 17, 2019: Volvo Cars has pledged to reduce its lifecycle carbon footprint per car by 40% between 2018 and 2025 as it introduces its first all-electric car, the XC40 Recharge
October 15, 2019: Ben van Beurden still sees fossil fuels as the company's future, despite concerns over climate change.
October 14, 2019: A growing number of operators are offsetting each holiday they sell by funding reforestation and renewable energy schemesA growing number of tour operators are offering to offset carbon emissions on behalf of holidaymakers. Trekking and adventure company World Expeditions says all of its trips will be carbon neutral...
October 14, 2019: Citing climate change, a growing number of communities around the U.S. are banning drive-thru windows
October 14, 2019: Citing climate change and traffic congestion, a growing number of communities around the country are banning drive-thru restaurants, banks and other car-friendly retail offerings.
October 10, 2019: One California city is offering to plant fruit trees in its residents' yards in an effort to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
October 10, 2019: Thursday's papers feature stories on carbon emissions, Brexit and a spat between footballers' wives.
October 10, 2019: The Ontario government of Doug Ford has done almost nothing on the bulk of the promises in the greenhouse-gas reduction plan it introduced last November, according to a new report by an environmental watchdog group. 
October 9, 2019: New data shows how fossil fuel companies have driven climate crisis despite industry knowing dangersThe Guardian today reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s oil, gas and coal reserves can be directly linked to more than one-third of all greenhouse gas emissions in the mo...
October 9, 2019: Twenty energy companies are responsible for more than a third of all worldwide carbon emissions over the last half-century, climatologists said in a new study Wednesday.
October 9, 2019: Announcement comes as parent company commits to net-zero carbon flying by 2050 British Airways will offset all domestic flight emissions from next year, after its owner IAG became the first airline group to commit to net-zero carbon flying by 2050.IAG’s chief executive, Willie Walsh, said that the company would re...
October 9, 2019: Exclusive: Pocock convinces Bernard Foley and Dane Haylett-Petty to join him in encouraging the sports industry to play a bigger role in sustainabilityWallabies flanker David Pocock, along with Rugby World Cup teammates Bernard Foley and Dane Haylett-Petty, have announced their partnership with a scheme that aims to...
October 9, 2019: The city of Oxnard, Calif., is planting free fruit trees in its’ residents yards in bid to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Officials announced on Tuesday that residents would have the chance to have a lime, lemon, peach, orange or avocado...
October 7, 2019: Hydrogen is a key emerging decarbonization technology, and could become a 30 billion U.S. industry while cutting emissions by 2050.
October 4, 2019: The university, which is as big as a city, has slashed its carbon emissions since 2004. That effort is now paying for itself in lower energy costs. Could actual cities do the same?
October 3, 2019: Pennsylvania will join a coalition of nine other Northeast states that cap the amount of pollution power plants can emit.Gov. Tom Wolf (D) signed an executive order Thursday that commits the state to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI),...
October 3, 2019: The White House removed language calling climate change a “serious challenge” from a proposal that limits California’s ability to set tougher vehicle emissions standards, according to reporting from E&E News. A draft of the document...
October 3, 2019: BRING BACK THE COMMITTEES: A California lawmaker along with a group of former committee advisors are challenging the White House’s recent decision to terminate two federal advisory boards that oversee species. In separate letters sent to the...
October 1, 2019: Approximately 470,000 owners are represented in the class-action-like lawsuit in Germany.
October 1, 2019: A coalition of New England and mid-Atlantic states on Tuesday took a first step toward limiting transportation emissions across 13 states.At the heart of the draft proposal is an effort that would place pollution limits on middlemen...
October 1, 2019: ADVISORY BOARDS ARE GETTING SACKED: The Trump administration is disbanding two federal advisory boards focused on protecting marine life and battling invasive species.As of Tuesday, the government will no longer fund the Marine Protected Areas...